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[audio]Light on Life’s Difficulties - James Allen
LibriVox recording of Light on Life’s Difficulties by James Allen. Read in English by Andrea Fiore When a man enters a dark room he is not sure of his movements, he cannot see objects around him, or properly locate them, and is liable to hurt himself by coming into sudden contact with them. But let a light be introduced, and immediately all confusion disappears. Every object is seen, and there is no danger of being hurt...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; New Thought; heaven; love; sin; mind; thought; wisdom; metaphysics; Ego; Law; self-help; sorrow; reality; purity; change; spirit; Occult; peace; happiness; truth; willpower
[audio]Eighteen Months' Imprisonment - Donald Shaw
LibriVox recording of Eighteen Months' Imprisonment by Donald Shaw. Read in English by Lee Smalley This is an absorbing memoir of an inmate's experiences and impressions while in a London prison. He describes himself as "a man of education and worldly experience" and weighing "19 stone 13 lbs" (279 lbs), a stone being 14 lbs, at the beginning of his imprisonment but not upon his release. The author writes with a reporter's keen perception and a talented novelist's ability to engage and at times...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; prison experiences
[audio]The Persians - Aeschylus
LibriVox recording of The Persians by Aeschylus. (Translated by Edmund Doidge Anderson Morshead.) Read in English by Elizabeth Klett; Kristin Gjerløw; ToddHW; Libby Gohn; Peter Tucker; Mary J; Sarah Terry; Tara Flynn This is one of the few Greek tragedies that deals with historical events rather than mythological ones. The elders of the Persian court await new of the outcome of the Battle of Salamis, and mourn when they find that their king, Xerxes, has lost to the Greeks...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; war; athens; greece; Persia; xerxes; darius; battle of salamis
[audio]Dooryard Stories - Clara Dillingham Pierson
LibriVox recording of Dooryard Stories by Clara Dillingham Pierson. Read in English by Trotsa. A collections of stories about the animals around our houses, the birds, the cats, and even the bugs! Written in a humorous and very interesting style, the animals sound almost human, and you can learn along with them. You'll learn what happens to a hog caterpillar when he does not take advice, how a a young bird took a nasty fall because he didn't obey his parents, and how happy it made some robins w...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; birds; swift; flicker; robin; talking animals; learning lessons; polistes; yellow-billed cuckoo; tumble-bug; sparrow; chipping sparrow; blackbird; phoebe; hog caterpillar; catbird; hairbirds
[audio]Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 033 - Various
LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 033 by Various. Read in English by Nicholas James Bridgewater; Edmund Bloxam; Craig Campbell; ACBowgus; Isana; Sue Anderson; Tip Brown; Availle; Julia Niedermaier; Delmar H Dolbier; Michele Fry Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include astronomy, religion, United States history, football, child raising, Tokyo firebombing, and more...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; religion; Jonathan Swift; mathematics; George Washington; arabic; parenting; sports; Islam; John Muir; football; u. s civil war; shiloh; sir issac newton; inaugural speeches; california redwoods; mt. ranier; ulysses s. grant; muhammad; quran; tokyo firebombing; wwii; robertg. ingersoll; elmer berry; william fraser tolmie
[audio]The Wrecker - Robert Louis Stevenson; Lloyd Osbourne
LibriVox recording of The Wrecker by Robert Louis Stevenson; Lloyd Osbourne. Read in English by Antony Brown; Lynne Thompson; Jules Hawryluk; Bill Boerst; Muggle1013; KHand; whdemick; deongines; Reeses118; Denise Nordell The Wrecker (1892) is a novel written by Robert Louis Stevenson in collaboration with his stepson Lloyd Osbourne. The story is a 'sprawling, episodic adventure story, a comedy of brash manners and something of a detective mystery'...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Mystery; shipwreck; robert lewis stevenson
Downloads: 120
[audio]The Burial of the Guns - Thomas Nelson Page
LibriVox recording of The Burial of the Guns by Thomas Nelson Page. Read in English by Mark F. Smith This is a book of short stories centered around the Civil War and its aftermath. The author was a prominent Virginian in his day, and his writing shows a talent for poignant reminiscences. The title comes from the second story, in which an artillery unit detached from Lee's army determines to follow their last orders - not to let their cannons fall into Union hands - despite Lee's surrender and ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; us civil war; war remembrances
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[audio]Odysseus - Karl Friedrich Becker
LibriVox recording of Odysseus by Karl Friedrich Becker. Read in German by Karlsson Odysseus, König von Ithaka, ist sicher einer der bekanntesten Helden der griechischen Mythologie. Nach der Eroberung Trojas begibt er sich mit seinen Gefährten auf die Heimreise über das Meer. Die Reise entwickelt sich jedoch zu einer zehn Jahre dauernden Irrfahrt, auf der er zahlreiche Abenteuer erlebt, die er nur dank seines außergewöhnlichen Verstandes und seiner listigen Ideen überlebt...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Odyssee; irrfahrten
Downloads: 62
[audio]Danger! and Other Stories - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
LibriVox recording of Danger! and Other Stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by Nick Nugent; Mike Pelton; Tanica; Andrea Coffee; Gilles G. Le Blanc; Josh Kirsh; Marc Rasi; Bill Mosley This is a volume of short stories by the famous Arthur Conan Doyle. - Summary by Carolin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; short stories; danger
Downloads: 109
[audio]Eryxias - Plato (Πλάτων)
LibriVox recording of Eryxias by Plato (Πλάτων). (Translated by Benjamin Jowett.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Eryxias (ΕΡΥΞΙΑΣ) may not have been written by Plato (ΠΛΑΤΩΝ). The dialogue discusses whether wealth has value and what the aim of philosophy should be. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this re...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; philosophy; economics; Greek; ethics; plato; money
Downloads: 38
[audio]Die Wiedergeburt des Melchior Dronte - Paul Busson
LibriVox recording of Die Wiedergeburt des Melchior Dronte by Paul Busson. Read in German by Ramona Deininger-Schnabel ***WARNUNG: Dieses Buch ist für Hörer unter 16 Jahren nicht geeignet!*** Mysterythriller über den jungen Grafen Melchior Dronte, der von dekadenten Adeligen und einem grausamen Vater umgeben aufwächst, in seinem wilden Studentenleben auf die schiefe Bahn gerät, zum Militärdienst fliehen muss, mehrmals einem absonderlichen arabischen Heiligen, dem Ewli, begegnet und sogar ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; teufel; wiedergeburt; seelenwanderung; versuchung; seelenfänger; seelenverwandschaft
Downloads: 49
[audio]Young Folks' Bible - Josephine Pollard
LibriVox recording of Young Folks' Bible by Josephine Pollard. Read in English by Kimberly Dion The Sweet Stories of God's Word in the Language of Childhood For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org.
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; bible
Downloads: 55
[audio]Geschichte des Peloponnesischen Kriegs - Thucydides (Θουκυδίδης)
LibriVox recording of Geschichte des Peloponnesischen Kriegs by Thucydides. (Translated by Christian Nathanael von Osiander.) Read in German by redaerThukydides beschrieb den Peloponnesischen Krieg (431 bis 404 v. Chr.) zwischen dem von Athen geführten Attischen Seebund und dem Peloponnesischen Bund unter Sparta bis zum Jahr 411 v. Chr. Er bemühte sich um eine genaue Ermittelung der Tatsachen und wertfreie Darstellung von Ursachen und Wirkungen...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; German; Hörbuch; Deutsch; thukydides
Downloads: 53
[audio]何處へ (Doko e) - Hakuchō Masamune
LibriVox recording of 何處へ (Doko e) by Hakuchō Masamune. Read in Japanese by ekzemplaro. 文学部を卒業して一年たつ菅原健次は雑誌記者として働いていて、妹二人と両親の五人で上野の近くに暮らしている。雑誌の仕事への興味を失い、自分でもどこに行くか分からなくなっている。そんな状態の彼の、同級生、織田、箕浦、久保田、そして桂田博士とその夫人などとの交遊が描かれてい...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Tokyo; young man; meiji
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[audio]The Submarine Boys on Duty - Victor G. Durham
LibriVox recording of The Submarine Boys on Duty by Victor G. Durham. Read in English by Mike Pelton; Lynne Thompson; Richard Kilmer; Kenneth Sergeant Gaghan; BrokenRiver Jack Benson and Hal Hastings arrive in Dunhaven, looking for adventure. But in a sleepy, little town, they might not find much. When they find out that there is a submarine in the shipyard, they decide that this is what they have been looking for...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; submarines
Downloads: 262
[audio]The Chessmen of Mars - Edgar Rice Burroughs
LibriVox recording of The Chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read in English by Thomas A. Copeland Tara of Helium, John Carter's second child, is nearly as beautiful as her mother, Deja Thoris, and as independent-minded as her father. These qualities cause her much grief during a long series of imprisonments by hostile aliens. She is aided by a rejected suitor whom she fails to recognize but gradually learns first to trust and then to love, despite what she imagines to be a hopeless chas...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; adventure; romance; fantasy; Mars; love; evolution; battle; classism
Downloads: 262
[audio]The Art of Stage Dancing - Ned Wayburn
LibriVox recording of The Art of Stage Dancing by Ned Wayburn. Read in English by Jill Janovetz; Viglione; Ramon Escamilla; Jewel Raquel; MaryAnn; Cynthia Moyer; Pamela Krantz; ashleighjane; rookieblue; Marmalade Hanna; Suebee; PDyer; Kristin Gjerløw; Availle; Peter Makus; Anna Simon Ned Wayburn, a popular and outstanding choreographer of the early 1900's, writes about the different styles and requirements of dancing and his way of teaching it...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 114
[audio]Dorothy Dixon and the Mystery Plane - Noel E. Sainsbury
LibriVox recording of Dorothy Dixon and the Mystery Plane by Noel E. Sainsbury. Read in English by Susan Morin Young peoples book of adventure in aviation with young women in the lead rolls. This is in the earlier days of aviation. - Summary by Susan Morin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; young readers adventure mystery aviation
Downloads: 467
[audio]The Time is Not Yet Ripe - Thomas Louis Buvelot Esson
LibriVox recording of The Time is Not Yet Ripe by Thomas Louis Buvelot Esson. Read in English by Lars Rolander; Availle; Algy Pug; Phil Benson; Janet; Beth Thomas; Kristin Gjerløw; ToddHW; Jon Smith; Libby Gohn; Savannah; bala; Frances Brown; Victoria P; Nick Bulka; Peter Tucker; Ben Lindsey-Clark; Robert Dixon Thomas Louis Buvelot Esson (1878 - 1943) was an Australian poet, journalist and playwright...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; politics; drama; 1912; australia; esson; election
Downloads: 74
[audio]History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688, Volume 1F - David Hume
LibriVox recording of History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688, Volume 1F by David Hume. Read in English by Jim Denison David Hume is one of the great philosophers of the Western intellectual tradition. His philosophical writings earned him lasting fame and renown; his historical writing earned his bread and butter. His "The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688", published between 1754 and 1764, was immensely popu...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 492
[audio]The Moorland Cottage - Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
LibriVox recording of The Moorland Cottage by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Edmund Lilley; Gina Belmonde; mlaura; Claudia Salto; Jesse Bordwin; Tara Dow "Maggie Brown is torn between her mother who constantly tells her to live for her selfish brother (to whom she gives all her love) to her wish to marry Frank and live for herself. Maggie's plight for independence shows the change in women's role, which started to take place during that time...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; love story; Victorian novel; Sea Story; feminist fiction; family drama
Downloads: 820
[audio]The Scarecrow of Oz - L. Frank Baum
LibriVox recording of The Scarecrow of Oz by L. Frank Baum. Read in English by Phil Chenevert The Scarecrow of Oz is the ninth book set in the Land of Oz written by L. Frank Baum. Published on July 16, 1915, it was Baum's personal favorite of the Oz books and tells of Cap'n Bill and Trot journeying to Oz and, with the help of the Scarecrow, overthrowing the cruel King Krewl of Jinxland. - Summary by wikipedia For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Oz; baum; scarecrow
Downloads: 301
[audio]The Story of Atlantis and the Lost Lemuria - William Scott-Elliot
LibriVox recording of The Story of Atlantis and the Lost Lemuria by William Scott-Elliot. Read in English by Rapunzelina This volume contains two publications by W. Scott-Elliot, namely The Story of Atlantis (1896) and The Lost Lemuria (1904). A theosophist and believer of the Occult, W. Scott-Elliot gives us a description of the history and structure of Atlantis and Lemuria, along with what he considers evidence of this...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Occult; pseudohistory; lost continents
Downloads: 586
[audio]Round the Red Lamp: Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
LibriVox recording of Round the Red Lamp: Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by Peter John Keeble; Greg Giordano; Anna Simon; Lynne Thompson; Lori Arsenault; Tanica; Dewaldo; Suprada Urval; Leanne; Claudia Salto This is a collection of short stories focussing on the problems that present themselves to physicians and surgeons in the course of their work...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Mystery; physicians; surgeons; medical life; patients; doctors
Downloads: 434
LibriVox recording of Nobody by Susan Warner. Read in English by Arie; Lynne Thompson; Arlene Joyce; Kimberly Krause; Gabriela Cowan; Cheryl Michele; rookieblue; Bria Snow; KHand; Fiddlesticks; and Monika Rolley. There are many romantic tales about a handsome and rich man falling in love with a beautiful lower class woman over the objections of his family. Remember Elizabeth Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy? however, it takes more than a good woman to secure a man's happiness...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 441
[audio]Thuvia, Maid of Mars (version 3) - Edgar Rice Burroughs
LibriVox recording of Thuvia, Maid of Mars (version 3) by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read in English by Mark Nelson The fourth book of the Barsoom series, Thuvia, Maid of Mars takes up the story of Thuvia, now Princess of Ptarth, and Carthoris, son of John Carter and Dejah Thoris. Thuvia is betrothed to Kulan Tith, Jeddak of Kaol in an arranged marriage. She spurns the advances of a suitor, Astok of Dusar, who then plots to abduct Thuvia, and frame Carthoris for the crime, igniting a war between Kao...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; librivox; science fiction; edgar rice burroughs; barsoom; classic sci-fi
Downloads: 706
[audio]The Recluse - William Wordsworth
LibriVox recording of The Recluse by William Wordsworth. Read in English by Andrea Fiore In the prefatory advertisement to the First Edition of the Prelude, 1850, it is stated that that poem was designed to be introductory to the Recluse, and that the Recluse, if completed, would have consisted of three parts. The second part is the Excursion. The third part was only planned. The first book of the first part was left in manuscript by Wordsworth...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; nature; romance; joy; life; love; freedom; liberty; reality; spirit; solitude; humanity; illusion; truth
Downloads: 164
[audio]The Ballad of the White Horse (Version 2) - G. K. Chesterton
LibriVox recording of The Ballad of the White Horse (Version 2) by G. K. Chesterton. Read in English by Gayle Cato The Ballad of the White Horse is a poem by G K Chesterton about the idealized exploits of the Saxon King Alfred the Great, published in 1911. Written in ballad form, the work is usually considered an epic poem. The poem narrates how Alfred was able to defeat the invading Danes at the Battle of Ethandun under the auspices of God working through the agency of the Virgin Mary...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; history; poem; allegory
Downloads: 222
[audio]Sammlung kurzer deutscher Prosa 043 - Various
LibriVox recording of Sammlung kurzer deutscher Prosa 043 by Various. Read in German by Karlsson; Hokuspokus; Fridgenius; Martin Seffers; Tentakel; Julia Niedermaier; Friedrich Diese Sammlung umfasst 15 deutschsprachige Prosa-Texte verschiedener Genres. Eine Liste weiterer kurzer Aufnahmen (Erzählungen, Gedichte, Märchen, Essays) in anderen LibriVox Sammlungen gibt es hier. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if a...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 156
[audio]Right Off The Bat - William F. Kirk
LibriVox recording of Right Off The Bat by William F. Kirk. Read in English by ACBowgus A Book of Baseball Ballads covering all aspects of our wonderful past-time. The ballads may seem out of date given some reference to drinking, smoking, and gambling. But anyone who knows history knows that these players were working men without million dollar contracts and players unions. This is baseball in its true raw form showing people who were paid next to nothing and loved the game...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; baseball ballads; america's past-time
Downloads: 442
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[audio]The Mermaid - Lily Dougall
LibriVox recording of The Mermaid by Lily Dougall. Read in English by Barry Eads; Lucretia B.; SeanReads; nsiner; Lynne Thompson; Arnie Horton; Rick Spangler; Bill Boerst; Arianna; Christine Stevens; Jill Preston; Tim Quinn; Pooja DSr; Jeremy Robertson "'What a fool I was not to go where she beckoned!' mused Caius. 'Where? Anywhere into the heart of the ocean, out of this dull, sordid life into the land of dreams.' For it must all have been a dream—a sweet, fantastic dream, imposed upon his s...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 312
[audio]Kari the Elephant - Dhan Gopal Mukerji
LibriVox recording of Kari the Elephant by Dhan Gopal Mukerji. Read in English by Adrian Praetzellis The adventures of an Indian boy and his beloved elephant. Born near Calcutta, Mukerji won the Newbury Medal for children's fiction. (Summary by Adrian Praetzellis) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; animals; India; elephant stories
Downloads: 536
[audio]Letters to Dead Authors - Andrew Lang
LibriVox recording of Letters to Dead Authors by Andrew Lang. Read in English by Brian Mansi; Wendy Almeida; Martin Geeson; Timothy Ferguson; Algy Pug; Michele Eaton; Greg Giordano; Eden Rea-Hedrick; Jacob Paul Starr; Leni With twenty two letters, addressed to various already deceased authors, Andrew Lang discusses literary subjects with his usual humour and acidity. The impulse for the writing of the letters came, almost as a joke, from the editor of the 'St...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Epistles; literary criticism
Downloads: 253
[audio]The Victorious Attitude - Orison Swett Marden
LibriVox recording of The Victorious Attitude by Orison Swett Marden. Read in English by KirksVoice Dr. Marden tells how we can live up to our potential just by changing our attitude, from the normal attitude of I CAN'T to one of I CAN! To do this we need to have faith in ourselves and shut out the negative forces that come into our lives. We have to stop the negative thoughts and not listen to the nay sayers...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; spiritual; self help; prosperity; victorious; new age philosophy
Downloads: 300
[audio]The Man Who Fell Through the Earth - Carolyn Wells
LibriVox recording of The Man Who Fell Through the Earth by Carolyn Wells. Read in English by Richard Kilmer A lawyer is leaving his office on the top floor of an office building. He sees the shadows of two men fighting through the clouded glass of an office door followed by a shot from the office across the hall. He goes to investigate. He finds no sign of either victim or assailant despite the fact that no one could have passed him in the hallway without being seen...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; Mystery; Crime
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[audio]Recollections of a missionary in the great west - Cyrus Townsend Brady
LibriVox recording of Recollections of a missionary in the great west by Cyrus Townsend Brady. Read in English by David Wales Brady was a journalist, historian, adventure writer, and Episcopal priest. As a priest he spent some time on the American frontier as a missionary. “…the experiences are personal and actually occurred as they are set down, to the best of my recollection…. Only one story was ‘made up’ for the occasion, and that combines several actual incidents...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Christianity; biography; memoir; frontier; West; episcopalian
Downloads: 155
[audio]The Girl Who Had Nothing - Alice Muriel Williamson
LibriVox recording of The Girl Who Had Nothing by Alice Muriel Williamson. Read in English by LynnAlison; Lucretia B.; Mae Rose; Denise Nordell The Girl Who Had Nothing is about a young orphan girl in desperate circumstances, who throws herself on the mercy of an elderly stranger. By her own intelligence and wit, she manages to survive, and very nicely at that! (Summary by LynnAlison) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other form...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 710
[audio]God Goes to Murderer's Row - Rev. M. Raymond
LibriVox recording of God Goes to Murderer's Row by Rev. M. Raymond. Read in English by Maria Therese The Hound of Heaven stalks the death house in pursuit of the soul of a modern Dismas in this true story of a doomed criminal who found God in the solitude of a prison. The author, Father Raymond, was a Trappist monk from Gethsemani, Kentucky. He was a well known author of such books as "The Man Who Got Even With God", "The Family That Overtook Christ", and many others...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Crime; Catholic; criminal; conversion; nun; priest; Kentucky; repentance; murderer; death row; tom penney
Downloads: 287
[audio]Satan's Diary - Leonid Nikolayevich Andreyev
LibriVox recording of Satan's Diary by Leonid Nikolayevich Andreyev. Read in English by Carolin Ksr "Satan's Diary", Andreyev's last work, was completed by the great Russian a few days before he died in Finland, in September, 1919. But a few years ago the most popular and successful of Russian writers, Andreyev died almost penniless, a sad, tragic figure, disillusioned, broken-hearted over the tragedy of Russia...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 555
[audio]Short Poetry Collection 130 - Various
LibriVox recording of Short Poetry Collection 130 by Various. Read in English by Kasper; David Wales; Bellona Times; Winston Tharp; Craig Campbell; JennTH; Son of the Exiles; Little Tee; Andrea Coffee; Michael Armenta; Jeanie This is a collection of 17 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for March 2014. Selections this month are as follows:Adam's Curse by William Butler YeatsBallade of the Book-Hunter by Andrew LangThe Bee by Sidney LanierBy The Sea by Emily DickinsonCharles the Twelfth of Sw...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; poetry collection; short poetry
Downloads: 290
[audio]Cupid in Africa - Percival Christopher Wren
LibriVox recording of Cupid in Africa by Percival Christopher Wren. Read in English by Kevin Green. Bertram Greene, brilliant student, aesthete, intellectual and shy, decides to make his military father proud of him at last and joins the colonial Indian Army Reserve as a second Lieutenant at the start of Great War. Feeling a complete fish out of water, he is dispatched to India without any training whatsoever, and is expected to take charge of a company of native soldiers...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; humor; adventure; humour; africa; WW1; World War One; action; british army
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[audio]La Campaña del Maestrazgo - Benito Pérez Galdós
LibriVox recording of La Campaña del Maestrazgo by Benito Pérez Galdós. Read in Spanish by Tux Quinta novela de la tercera serie de los Episodios Nacionales. Primera Guerra Carlista. El general Ramón Cabrera participa en La Campaña del Maestrazgo. Don Beltrán de Urdaneta, noble aragonés, se topa con una serie de riesgos e infortunios, en medio de la guerra fratricida, cuando intenta recuperar un dinero de un campesino a quien vendió sus tierras, para pagar las deudas que ha generado su ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 555
[audio]A Cynic Looks At Life - Ambrose Bierce
LibriVox recording of A Cynic Looks At Life by Ambrose Bierce. Read in English by ACBowgus Civilization, Immortality, the Death Penalty, these are just a few of the essays enclosed in this collection, A Cynic Looks At Life. Written by Ambrose Bierce, these essays continue to be thought provoking, offering a valid outlook on life. Summary by DaveC. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the Li...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
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[audio]Vandover and the Brute - Frank Norris
LibriVox recording of Vandover and the Brute by Frank Norris. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Ian Quinlan; Jon Miller; Goss45; Adam Whybray; KHand Vandover is a student who succumbs to a gambling addiction. This addiction causes him to divest himself of his cherished possessions and to lose his status in life, whilst his friends prosper. Eventually he is transformed by a strange degenerative lycanthropy, reduced to running back and forth across his apartment, naked, on all-fours...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 149
[audio]Famous American Statesmen - Sarah Knowles Bolton
LibriVox recording of Famous American Statesmen by Sarah Knowles Bolton. Read in English by Barry Eads A sketch of the lives of some of America's early Statesmen: George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson, Daniel Webster, Henry Clay, Charles Sumner, Ulysses S. Grant, and James A. Garfield. (Summary by Barry Eads) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), pleas...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 177
[audio]Sämtliche Schriften 1911-1921, Teil 2 - Carl von Ossietzky
LibriVox recording of Sämtliche Schriften 1911-1921, Teil 2 by Carl von Ossietzky. Read in German by Rebecca Braunert-Plunkett; Carolin Ksr; RenateIngrid; Ramona Deininger-Schnabel; Karlsson; Julia Niedermaier; Rogthey; Zue Von Zob; Kanta; LordOider; Elli Carl von Ossietzky (1889-1938), Journalist, Pazifist und Friedensnobelpreisträger [1935], zählte zu den herausragenden Persönlichkeiten in Deutschland zwischen den Weltkriegen...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Berlin; ossietzky; hamburg; nobel preis
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[audio]The Divine Companion (Version 2) - James Allen
LibriVox recording of The Divine Companion by James Allen. Read in English by Andrea Fiore It cannot be said of this book that James Allen wrote it at any particular time or in any one year, for he was engaged in it over many years and those who have eyes to see and hearts to understand will find in its pages the spiritual history of his life. It was his own wish that The Divine Companion should be the last MS of his to be published...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; poetry; joy; love; sin; soul; Law; freedom; self-help; reality; justice; suffering; spirit; peace; universe; consciousness; knowledge; cosmos; truth; immortality
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[audio]Knights of Art - Stories of the Italian Painters - Amy Steedman
LibriVox recording of Knights of Art - Stories of the Italian Painters by Amy Steedman. Read in English by Susan Morin A children's version of the Lives of Artists by Vassari with many Illustrations. Of course we won't be able to show the paintings but the descriptions and the anecdotes are interesting and may lead a child to further interest. - Summary by Susan Morin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available)...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; art non-fiction for children educational
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[audio]On War (Volumes Two and Three) - Carl von Clausewitz
LibriVox recording of On War (Volumes Two and Three) by Carl von Clausewitz. Read in English by Timothy FergusonPerhaps the most famous work on the philosophy of war, and the effective use of military force, by a European author. (Summary by Timothy Ferguson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; warfare; Carl von Clausewitz; generalship
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